July 27, 2020

Cindy Hashie

About the Event:

Join the Toronto Region Conservation Authority in a four-part webinar series and create your own stop motion animation. Creatively explore monarch butterflies and learn about their life cycle by making your own characters. Complete your project by creating a background, props and scene elements. Bring your characters and props alive and present your very own animated film!

This program is intended for ages 6+:

Beginner level information
Activities and concepts that are friendly for all ages
Intended audience includes children, youth, and adults
For this workshop series you will need:

Plasticine or pipe cleaners (or both)
Approximately 3 pieces of white paper
Coloured drawing materials
A shoe box
A camera or mobile phone for pictures
Session #1: Create a monarch character made from plasticine or pipe cleaners.
Session #2: Draw your backgrounds.
Session #3: Learn the key components of how to create a stop motion animation.
Session #4: Capture your character in action with the use of a camera to create your very own stop motion animation.

This program is recommended for families with children ages 6 and up.

TRCA is committed to creating an accessible experience for all participants. If you require an accommodation, please email at least 7 days prior to the event.

Registration link (if available):


Registration link (if available):

Organizer: Toronto Region Conservation Authority


Virtual Event


Date & Time:

Date: 2020-08-18
Time: 01:30 pm – 02:30 pm

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